Category: WISE Environmental Huddle News


Today’s Daily Action – Mark your calendars to celebrate Earth Day tomorrow at Earth Day Festival at SPHS 10-1

This will be an AWESOME event, you and your family will NOT want to miss! Severna Park Earth Day Festival This Saturday, April 21 The 16th annual Severna Park Earth Day Festival will take place this Saturday, April 21, from 10am –…

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Daily Action- Rally today and other ways you can help

One year after the fracking ban in Maryland, fracking still threatens the health and safety of Marylanders and our neighbors.It makes no sense that Governor Hogan would ban fracking in our state last year and then permit $70 billion of new…

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Daily Action – check out this article

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke has opened millions of acres of public lands for development while pursuing policies of protection in his home state. https://www.nytimes.com/2018/04/16/us/ryan-zinke-montana.html

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Urgent Daily Action: One Last Gigantic Push everybody to Remove waste Energy from Maryland RPS

One Last Gigantic Push everybody to Remove waste Energy from Maryland RPS The last day of the legislative session is on Monday and we need your help one more time! Senate Bill 282 was passed by the Senate this morning and it…

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Today’s Daily Action – check out this info from the Chesapeake Bay Foundation

A few weeks ago, the head of a large regional bay area foundation sent me the commentary from this Boston Globe op-ed. Click here to read it. I was struck by how closely it aligns with our fears about the…

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Daily Call to Action #1 – PLEASE call to support the FCA! Maryland NEEDS this legislation!

Call one last time to protect our forests!!! Please call before April 9. The latest version of the bill is in the House. Call Chair Kumar Barve (410) 841-3990 and our District 33 Delegates! Malone,(410) 841-3510,  McConkey (410) 841-3406 Saab (410)841-3551 Maryland’s current…

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Daily Call to Action #2 – We MUST mean it when we say we are taking a stand against fracking!

One year after the fracking ban in Maryland, fracking still threatens the health and safety of Marylanders and our neighbors. Although Big Gas cannot frack in Maryland, Maryland still drives fracking in Pennsylvania, Ohio and West Virginia. Without markets, companies won’t…

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Hogan’s hypocritical stance on fracking

https://chesapeakeclimate.org/wp/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/Hogan-Fracking-Hypocrisy-2.pdf         One year after the fracking ban in Maryland, fracking still threatens the health and safety of Marylanders and our neighbors. Although Big Gas cannot frack in Maryland, Maryland still drives fracking in Pennsylvania, Ohio and West…

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Today’s Daily Call to Action – Offshore drilling is ULTRAHAZARDOUS!

Call in Support of    HB1456  the Offshore Drilling Liability Act  –  In committee March 29 This bill: Establishes that “offshore drilling activity” is an ultrahazardous and abnormally dangerous activity, and that a corporation that causes as spill of oil or…

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DAILY CALL TO ACTION: The Forest Conservation Act Needs Your Help!

Maryland’s Forest Conservation Act is supposed to protect forests from over-development, but the Forest Conservation Act needs dramatic improvement. The law has slowed forest clearance during some development but in areas where development pressure is intense and forests are considerable,…

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